Coronavirus Outbreak: Appliance, consumer electronics makers look at production resumption post-lockdown
Many appliances and consumer durables manufacturers have decided not to resume manufacturing despite the government relaxing certain guidelines for industries to operate in lockdown 2.0, preferring to wait till the curbs are fully lifted
Coronavirus Outbreak: Appliances, electronics industry seek nod from local authorities to restart production
Home appliances and consumer electronics manufacturers said they are gearing up to resume production and are in talks with local authorities for permission to operate factories which are located within or near city municipal limits
IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad will meet CEOs of electronics companies on Monday next week to discuss the industry's concerns and deliberate on measures to boost sectoral growth and improve export prospects
Union Budget 2019: Consumer electronic goods makers seek lower GST on large-screen TVs, air-conditioners and refrigerators
The consumer durables industry is of the view that these items are now household necessities and do not come under the luxury goods category anymore
Television manufacturers are hoping for an exuberant performance from India in the cricket world cup to see their sales grow by around 20 percent in a cricket-frenzy nation
Budget 2019: CEAMA urges govt to hike customs duties on imported finished goods; seeks subsidy on locally made goods
Ahead of the interim budget, CEAMA has suggested to increase the basic customs duty on import of finished goods such as TV, AC, refrigerators and washing machines.
Expressing similar views, Videocon COO C M Singh said traders are focusing on liquidating their stocks
Consumer electronics and appliances manufacturers have sought a review of the duty structure for the sector, including exemption from customs levy for key parts, to boost domestic manufacturing.
Japanese electronics corporation Panasonic's India arm was looking to ramp up revenues via the handset business at a time when growth in different verticals of consumer durables have slowed down, a top company official said on Friday.